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Zanu-PF upbeat ahead of 2018 elections
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Zanu-PF upbeat ahead of 2018 elections

Staff Reporter - Dec 13, 2017

Harare - The ruling Zanu-PF is confident of winning the 2018 harmonized elections as the new dispensation has reignited support from its members, an official said on…

DRC keen on The Southern Times project
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DRC keen on The Southern Times project

Staff Reporter - Dec 01, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire ZANU-PF spokesperson, Simon Khaya Moyo, has said the ruling party’s extraordinary congress set for next month will, among other issues, allow members to…

Mnangagwa sworn in as President
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Mnangagwa sworn in as President

Staff Reporter - Nov 24, 2017

Lovemore Ranga Mataire Former Zimbabwe vice president, Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa, has been sworn in as President replacing long-time ruler, President Robert Mugabe who resigned on Tuesday, 21…

Adios Mugabe, time to rebuild Zimbabwe
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Adios Mugabe, time to rebuild Zimbabwe

Staff Reporter - Nov 24, 2017

“You have inherited a jewel in Africa, don’t tarnish it.” These were the words of the late Tanzanian founding president Mwalimu Julius Nyerere to the then new…

How Mugabe’s fallout with war vets led to his demise
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How Mugabe’s fallout with war vets led to his demise

Staff Reporter - Nov 24, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire President Robert Mugabe, who bestrode Zimbabwe’s political landscape like a colossus, had an ignoble exit from the seat of power he occupied 37…

Who is Emmerson Mnangagwa?
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Who is Emmerson Mnangagwa?

Staff Reporter - Nov 24, 2017

Zimbabwe’s new President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa is the former vice president of ZANU-PF and Zimbabwe. He was removed from the post of Minister of Justice by former…

Mugabe and Dos Santos: Africa’s old men seem, finally, to be fading away
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Mugabe and Dos Santos: Africa’s old men seem, finally, to be fading away

Staff Reporter - Nov 24, 2017

By Chris Saunders Soon after Zimbabwe’s army confined former President Robert Mugabe to his palatial Harare home last week – allegedly for his safety – it was announced…

What’s happening in Zim?
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What’s happening in Zim?

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Innocent Gore Harare - Calm returned to Zimbabwe this week after the military appeared to have taken over the government earlier in the week in protest against…

Women, youths are parties’ trump cards . . . as former liberation movements prepare for congresses
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Women, youths are parties’ trump cards . . . as former liberation movements prepare for congresses

Editor Southern Times - Nov 03, 2017

Lovemore Ranga Mataire Youths and women are the trump cards for former Southern African liberation movements’ continued rule and survival beyond the current post-liberation leadership, ZANU-PF spokesperson…

Muvuti declared national hero
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Muvuti declared national hero

Editor Southern Times - Oct 31, 2017

Harare – Late liberation war fighter and publicist, Don Muvuti, who died last week, was on Monday declared a national hero. Muvuti (84), who passed away after a long…

ZANU-PF extra-ordinary Politburo meeting underway
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ZANU-PF extra-ordinary Politburo meeting underway

Editor Southern Times - Oct 30, 2017

By Southern Times Reporter An extraordinary ZANU-PF Politburo meeting is currently underway at the party’s headquarters in Harare. The governing party’s secretary for administration Ignatius Chombo on…

Liberation parties brace for elective congresses
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Liberation parties brace for elective congresses

Editor Southern Times - Oct 20, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire Harare - At least three governing parties in the SADC region are bracing for elective congresses by year-end meant to reconstitute their top…

What’s really behind Zim-SA ‘war of words’?
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What’s really behind Zim-SA ‘war of words’?

Editor Southern Times - Sep 18, 2017

Lovemore Ranga Mataire Harare - Zimbabwe and South Africa last week managed to douse a potential diplomatic tiff following remarks by President Mugabe that the latter was…

Zim poised for a BVR harmonised elections
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Zim poised for a BVR harmonised elections

Editor Southern Times - Sep 11, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire Preparations for the 2018 harmonised elections have moved a gear up following the awarding of a tender to Laxton Group Limited to supply…

It’s a game of numbers as youths rally behind Mugabe
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It’s a game of numbers as youths rally behind Mugabe

Staff Reporter - Aug 07, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire Harare - With just a few months before Zimbabwe’s next general elections, things are shaking up on the political front with the ruling…

Mbeki in private visit to Zim
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Mbeki in private visit to Zim

Staff Reporter - Aug 07, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire Harare - Former South African President Thabo Mbeki was in Zimbabwe on Monday this week for what officials called a private visit during which…

Zim amends constitution
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Zim amends constitution

Staff Reporter - Jul 31, 2017

Harare – Zimbabwe’s National Assembly on Tuesday passed a landmark Bill allowing the first amendment to the country’s four-year old constitution in a change that will give…

Zim polls 2018 -voter registration new game in town
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Zim polls 2018 -voter registration new game in town

Staff Reporter - Jul 24, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire Harare - The election temperature is rising in Zimbabwe with political parties mobilizing supporters to register ahead of next year’s harmonised elections. Unlike…

Two political parties, different countries- same challenges
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Two political parties, different countries- same challenges

Staff Reporter - Jul 17, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire Harare - A closer analysis of the just ended 5th ANC policy conference shows that the party has so much in common with Zimbabwe’s…

Is Swapo facing survival challenge?
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Is Swapo facing survival challenge?

Staff Reporter - Jun 26, 2017

By Tileni Mongudhi Namibia’s President Hage Geingob is perhaps facing the sternest leadership test of his life as he tries to keep his ruling Swapo Party intact…